College Board is an American not-for-profit organization that was formed in December 1899 as the College Entrance Examination Board (CEEB) to expand access to higher education. While College Board is not an association of colleges, it runs a membership association of institutions, including over 6,000 schools, colleges, universities and other educational organizations.
Everyone knows getting a college education isn't cheap. And these days, the cost of even getting into a college is skyrocketing, too. For example, the fees for taking the basic SAT and ACT, without the..
The College Board will start assigning an "adversity score" to all students taking the SAT to capture their social and economic background. It's meant to help admissions officers account for any.. CBS News - Published
The College Board is adding a measure of students’ socioeconomic background, including factors like the crime and poverty levels where they live, to help colleges put test scores in context. NYTimes.com - Published
The Wall Street Journal reports a new scoring index on the SAT will calculate an individual student's "adversity score" looking at 15 factors tied to family income, neighborhood, and the quality of.. CBS News - Published